Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan spoke with German Chancellor Angela Merkel and underscored the need for resumption of a comprehensive dialogue with India.
The official statement has been issued from Pakistan.
The conversation took place as Chancellor Merkel telephoned Prime Minister Khan to congratulate him on his election victory.
She also expressed desire to expand bilateral cooperation in diverse fields.
She emphasised the importance of deepening bilateral relations, Prime Minister House said in a statement.
Khan thanked the German Chancellor for her call and expressed the desire for further enhancing bilateral relations with Germany into a mutually beneficial, broad-based and long-term partnership, it added.>